Rogue trader John Rusnak: pleaded guilty to defrauding AIB subsidiary Allfirst in 2002 and was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison. He has since run a dry-cleaning and laundry business in the Baltimore area

John Rusnak, the rogue trader who cost AIB $691 million, has said he will not testify at a US trial in which the bank is suing Citibank for $(...)

Barclays is set to pay a substantial fine to resolve allegations that it abused foreign exchange markets. Photograph: Reuters

British bank Barclays is set to pay a substantial fine to resolve allegations that it abused foreign exchange markets through its electronic trading p(...)

Irishman Morgan Downey:  browser-based market data platform known as Money.Net

There aren’t many people who would be brave enough to take on billionaire businessman Michael Bloomberg, but Irish man Morgan Downey is one of them. (...)

Citi’s Irish headquarters in Dublin’s Docklands Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Citigroup, the third biggest US bank by assets and an employer of thousands in Ireland, reported a 51 per cent jump in quarterly profit as lower costs(...)

 The results are the latest example of pressure mounting on Wall Street banks. Photograph: Reuters

Goldman Sachs Group’s profit plunged for the second quarter in a row as bond trading revenue fell by a third amid market turmoil stemming from concern(...)

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on October 14th, 2015 in New York City. Photograph: Burton/Getty Images

US stocks were dragged lower as a bleaker outlook from Wal-Mart Stores Inc added to global growth concerns. The Iseq slipped by a quarter of a perce(...)

Pedestrians walk past a Bank of America branch in Chicago

Bank of America reported a profit for the third quarter as chief executive Brian Moynihan’s cost-cutting efforts helped the bank offset the impact of (...)

The lender, kicking off third-quarter results for big US banks, managed a 22 per cent rise in net income but this was mainly due to a tax benefit and lower spending on employee pay

JPMorgan Chase, the biggest US bank by assets, reported a 6.4 per cent decline in revenue and profit declines in three of its four main businesses, un(...)

Final 10 million shares will be given to Royal Mail employees, raising the stake held by workers to 12 per cent. Photograph: PA.

The UK government unloaded its final stake in Royal Mail, completing the privatisation of the postal service in two years as chancellor of the exchequ(...)

Brian Moynihan: ancestors emigrated to the US in the 1850s

It looks like Denis O’Brien will unfortunately have to wait another year for entry, but the annual Wall Street 50 list, compiled by Niall O’Dowd’s Iri(...)